LA cops allegedly pushed Full House star Jodie Sweetin to the ground on Saturday as she protested the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. USA. Wade.
Protests erupted across the US following the announcement of the Supreme Court ruling on Friday. The ruling reverses a nearly 50-year-old precedent and allows states to ban abortion.
The Los Angeles Police Department said it was aware of the incident.
“LAPD is aware of a video clip of officers pushing a woman to the ground, preventing the group from walking and taking over the 101 freeway,” the report said. statement provided to People magazine. “The force used will be judged in accordance with LAPD policies and procedures.”
Michael Ade, a photographer who shared the video on social media, said Sweetin was “trying to get a group of peaceful demonstrators off the freeway” when she was pushed.
According to a spokesman, Sweetin was not seriously injured.
“I am extremely proud of the hundreds of people who came out yesterday to exercise their First Amendment rights and take immediate action to peacefully protest the gigantic injustice committed by our Supreme Court,” Sweetin said. This is stated in the message ABC News.. “Our activity will continue until our voices are heard and action is taken. This will not stop us, we will continue to fight for our rights. We are not free until ALL of us are free.